Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War The rape of Helen Paris and Helen welcomed to Troy
Further details
Maiolica dish with King Priam welcoming Helen to Troy, made in Urbino or Castel Durante. Inscribed on the back: IL RE TROIAN RICEVE HELLENA/BELLA
ARTIST/CREATOR
Gatti, Camillo (died 1567) and Durantino, Guido (active 1520-1576) after a design by Battista Franco
DATE
1541 - 1551
LOCATION
London, Victoria & Albert Museum (inv. C.31-1973)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
T. Clifford and J. V. G. Mallet, 'Battista Franco as a Designer for Maiolica', The Burlington Magazine 118, 879 (June 1976), pp.387-410, fig.47
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RELATIONS
Victoria and Albert Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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